The city of Helen's 100th birthday is Aug. 18, and the Helen Arts & Heritage Center is asking visitors and residents to thumb through picture albums and search attics for old photos dating back as far as 1913.
The 3 Rings Circus will set up camp Sunday, June 9, in Dahlonega to raise money for five local charities.
VALDOSTA - Misti Allen of Flowery Branch will enter Valdosta State University's Honors College this year with an honors scholarship awarded by the VSU Foundation. Allen is a graduate of West Hall High School.
The second Scale Model Solar System Tour will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 1, in favorable weather in downtown Gainesville.
The Chattahoochee Chain Gang joins the Foxfire Boys, Oliver Rice & the Blue Ridge Mountain Boys, Nation and Blackwell, Will Clark and other local artists for the fourth annual Piedmont College Bluegrass and Folk Life Festival on Saturday, June 1, at the Arrendale Amphitheater in Demorest.
The Soque River is the site for the second annual Soque River Festival from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 1.
The national hit "Put That Woman First," will be performed at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at Pearce Auditorium, 500 Washington St., in Gainesville.
Based on the well-known fairy tale by the brothers Grimm, "Hansel and Gretel" has morphed into a musical to entertain locals May 30-31 and June 1-2, at Habersham Community Theater in Clarkesville.
Gainesville native Skyler C. Passmore's three act play "A Heart in the Irons," will be performed at 6 p.m. Friday, May 31, in the studio of Simpson Custom Photography at 301 Washington St., Suite 3, in Gainesville.
With the official summer season starting last weekend, the Jimmy Buffet tribute band A1A returns to Gainesville to perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at The Arts Council Smithgall Arts Center.
The J. A. Walters Family YMCA will host a Zumbathon to benefit the 2013 YMCA Strong Kids Campaign from 1-3:30 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at 2455 Howard Road in Gainesville.
Terry Kay, a distinguished Southern writer and longtime member of the Reece Society's Advisory Council, will deliver the keynote address at the Reece Society's annual meeting.
The Northwinds Symphonic Band will present the eighth annual Memorial Day concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 27, at First Baptist Church on Green Street in Gainesville.
Blending horns with a young rhythm section, Denver and the Mile High Orchestra will present the best of classic pop music and combine it with a more modern edge to bring a familiar, yet fresh sound to the "family-friendly" concert at 7 p.m. Friday, May 24, at Toccoa Falls College.
Hall County's annual JAKES (Juniors Acquiring Knowledge, Ethics & Sportsmanship) Day will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 25, at Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center.
The Georgia Theatre Alliance will end its 35th season with a throwback to the roaring 1920s, when the parties were bigger, the shows were broader, the buildings were higher and the models were looser.
With Easter three days away, area children can still search for hidden Easter eggs on a historic locale in Gainesville.
Celebrities from Gainesville to Atlanta will take orders instead of giving them as they work as food servers tonight at Mellow Mushroom.
Before telephones - whether it was a landline or cellphone - citizens wanting to connect to others across the country or world used a ham radio.
Classic and modern Broadway show tunes and classic hymns will be heard across college and church campuses alike this month.
Men and women will don their old work clothes to walk along the shoreline or wade into and paddle on the water to help clean debris from the county's rivers and lakes next weekend.